Testing booths will be set up for routine weekly mass screening in cities with more than 10 million people. Photo: AFP
Testing booths will be set up for routine weekly mass screening in cities with more than 10 million people. Photo: AFP

China to throw more resources at zero-Covid policy, health chief says

  • NHC head writes in party publication that permanent quarantine facilities will be built and dedicated teams set up for testing
  • He also hails progress in Shanghai, saying it has ‘withstood the most severe challenge since Wuhan’ thanks to the strategy